The Canonization
The Canonization is a poem by English metaphysical poet John Donne. First published in 1633, the poem exemplifies Donne's wit and irony. It is addressed to one friend from another, but concerns itself...
Death Be Not Proud (poem)
"Death Be Not Proud" is a poem by English metaphysical poet John Donne written around 1609 and first published posthumously in 1633. It is the tenth sonnet in Donne's posthumously published Holy Sonne...
The Dream (John Donne poem)
The Dream is a poem by the Jacobean metaphysical poet John Donne. It was first printed in 1635, several years after Donne's death.
Holy Sonnets
The Holy Sonnets—also known as the Divine Meditations or Divine Sonnets—are a series of nineteen poems by the English poet John Donne (1572–1631). The sonnets were first published in 1633—two years af...
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Elegy XIX: To His Mistress Going to Bed
"Elegy XIX: To His Mistress Going to Bed", originally spelled "To His Mistris Going to Bed", is a poem written by the metaphysical poet John Donne. The elegy was refused a licence for publishing in ...
The Good-Morrow
"The Good-Morrow" is a poem by John Donne, published in his 1633 collection Songs and Sonnets. Written while Donne was a student at Lincoln's Inn, the poem is one of his earliest works and is thematic...
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The Flea (poem)
The Flea is an erotic metaphysical poem (first published posthumously in 1633) by John Donne (1572–1631). The exact date of its composition is unknown.The poem uses the conceit of a flea, which has su...
A Valediction: Forbidding Mourning
"A Valediction: Forbidding Mourning" is a metaphysical poem by John Donne. Written in 1611 or 1612 for his wife Anne before he left on a trip to Continental Europe, "A Valediction" is a 36-line love p...